Graduate & Adult Education Open House

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Learn more about Villanova University's graduate and part-time undergraduate degree and certificate programs.

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers extensive graduate programs that include two PhD programs, more than 20 master's degrees, and more than 40 pre- and post-master's certificates.


Applied Statistics English Philosophy
Biology Environmental Science Political Science
Chemistry Gender and Women's Studies Psychology
Classical Studies Health Informatics Public Administration
Communication History Software Engineering
Computer Science Human Resource Development Theatre
Counseling Liberal Studies Theology
Education Mathematics  

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The Villanova School of Business (VSB) offers graduate education that spans the spectrum of experience, academic interests, professional goals and schedules of our diverse student population. From specialized degree options in Finance, Accounting and Analytics to our top-ranked part-time MBA and Executive MBA programs, VSB continues to deliver transformational experiences for wherever you may be in your career.


Master’s Degrees

  • The Villanova MBA 
    • Part-time MBA 
    • Online MBA 
  • Executive MBA 
  • Master of Accounting with Data Analytics (MACDA) 
  • Online Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) 
  • Master of Science in Finance (MSF)
  • Master of Church Management

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Interested in earning a graduate engineering degree that provides flexibility and options? If you're considering starting your master's or PhD sometime in the next year, you won't want to miss this event! Learn more about Villanova University's College of Engineering graduate program offerings, admission requirements and the convenient E-Learning option. Faculty representatives from each program will be available to answer questions.


  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Cybersecurity
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Sustainable Engineering
  • Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Professional Education

  • Alcohol and Drug Counselor/Recovery Specialist
  • Human Resource Professional
  • Paralegal Professional Certificate

All programs are available full-time or part-time, on campus and online.

The College of Engineering also offers 15 Graduate Certificates and PhD program.

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Your career. Next level. Explore the Fitzpatrick College of Nursing’s nationally-ranked graduate nursing program and adult learning opportunities. Discuss your career goals and options with our highly regarded faculty mentors, current students and alumni.


  • Second Degree Accelerated BSN
  • MSN/Post Master’s:
    • Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    • Family Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    • Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    • Nursing Education
  • Post-Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Nurse Anesthesia DNP
  • PhD in Nursing

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The College of Professional Studies provides a Villanova education to intellectually curious, engaged and experienced adults who must balance life commitments and ambitions. High-rigor, high-touch, high-flex, high-tech. CPS offers learners of all ages an academically challenging and collegiate educational experience that is transformative.

Available on campus, online and in hybrid formats, CPS students can chart a course along three distinct pathways: undergraduate degree completion programs, post-baccalaureate certificates, and professional education programs.

Open House attendees will be able to meet with a CPS staff member who will answer questions and discuss details about our programs.


Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (BIS) Degree

  • Organizational Development and Management — Online and Hybrid
  • General Studies* — On Campus, Hybrid & Online
  • Information Systems* — On Campus & Hybrid
  • Leadership* — On Campus, Hybrid & Online
  • Public Service and Administration — Online & Hybrid

Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree

  • English — On Campus
  • History — On Campus
  • Leadership* — On Campus, Hybrid & Online
  • Public Service and Administration — Online & Hybrid

Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree

  • Computer Science — On Campus


*General Studies, Leadership Studies and Information Systems students have the option of an accelerated Bachelor/Master degree.

**These degrees are offered in partnership with the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Students pursuing these majors will be required to take courses during the day to complete the program. Contact the department directly for more information.

Combined Bachelor/Master Programs

  • B.I.S/M.S. in Human Resource Development 
  • B.I.S/M.S. in Software Engineering 



  • Accountancy 
  • Information Systems (undergraduate) 
  • Leadership
  • Pre-Health Professions  



  • Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) — On Campus
  • Agile Contract Management — Online
  • Agile Management — Online
  • Business Analysis — Online
  • Business Intelligence — Online
  • Business Process Management — Online
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA) — On Campus
  • English as a Second Language — On Campus
  • Facilities Management Professional — On Campus
  • Fundraising — On Campus
  • Human Resources — On Campus & Online
  • Information Security Management — Online
  • Organizational Leadership — Online
  • Paralegal Professional — On Campus
  • Payroll: The PayTrain® College & University Program — Online
  • Project Management — On Campus & Online
  • Recovery Specialist — On Campus
  • Six Sigma — Online
  • Supply Chain Management — On Campus

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Villanova University's Graduate Tax Program, conducted jointly by the Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and the Villanova School of Business, is designed for legal, accounting and business professionals. The program offers students a learning experience few schools can match, where lawyers and accountants learn with and from each other in integrated classes that allow for in-depth, interdisciplinary examinations of tax principles and policies.


  • Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM) 
  • Master of Taxation (MT) for non-lawyers 
  • Certificate Programs in specialized areas of taxation

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Parking, Transportation and Directions

Open House attendees can park for free in the L-2 parking lot. A shuttle bus will be available from the L-2 lot to drop attendees off at:

  • Driscoll Hall (M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing)
  • Bartley Hall (Villanova School of Business and the Graduate Tax Program)
  • the Connelly Center (College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and the College of Professional Studies) and CEER (College of Engineering)

Attendees may also park in the I-1 garage on Ithan Avenue. Parking rates apply in the garage.

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Why Villanova?

Villanova University is an ideal place to continue your education and work towards a graduate or part-time undergraduate degree. Villanova also offers a number of non-credit professional programs to enhance your resume.

Advantages of a Villanova education include:

  • More than 100 graduate and certificate programs
  • Passionate faculty dedicated to meeting your educational needs and goals
  • Small, intimate classes that allow for personal attention
  • Convenient evening classes
  • Courses and programs available online
  • Competitively priced education, with graduate assistantships and scholarships available
  • All attendees receive an application fee waiver